Category Archives: Luke

December 25 – Word Became Flesh – Go and Tell

Read Luke 2:8-20 and Matthew 2:1-12 Have you ever heard somebody sing “Gloria In Excelsis Deo”? I mean really sing it. Especially the Gloria part. It is from the song “Angels We Have Heard on High.” From Latin to English … Continue reading

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December 23 – Word Became Flesh – Trusting God’s Plan

Read Luke 1:26-38 and Matthew 1:18-25 “God, what in the world are You planning?” Have you asked yourself this question before? There have been several times, even in the past couple of years, that I have asked this exact question. … Continue reading

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December 21 – Word Became Flesh – Exemplify Humility

Read Luke 2:7, Matthew 21:1-11, Philippians 2:3-8 and Luke 19:1-10 The opposite of humility is arrogance, which is an attitude of offensive displays of superiority or self-importance. You can be confident without arrogance. Can you be a person with an … Continue reading

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December 9 – The Beatitudes – “Blessed are the merciful…”

Read James 2:13 and Luke 6:36 “Mercy me. Get a real job.” These were the words of the grandma of Bart Mallard before he wrote the amazing song, “I Can Only Imagine.” He sings now in one of my favorite … Continue reading

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November 17 – Red Letters – “It’s not the healthy that need a doctor but the sick.”

Read Luke 5:31-32 I have volunteered at a local hospital emergency room for the past 10 years. People that come in are often very sick. Sometimes they’re on the verge of death. The Emergency Squad brought in a man one … Continue reading

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October 13 – BLESS – LISTEN to Others

Read Luke 18: 35-48 For over five years I have had the privilege of coaching debate teams. Being a debater is an incredible opportunity for any high schooler to develop their abilities to communicate effectively and professionally from a young … Continue reading

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October 12 – BLESS – BEGIN with Prayer

Read Luke 10:1-12 One of my best friends in high school lived on an apple orchard. We had picnics there in the summer. At the time of harvest, they would take ladders to trees and start work early so they … Continue reading

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September 22 – Heaven FAQ’s – Will we know and interact with others?

Read Luke 9:29-33 This pandemic has really thrown a wrench into facial recognition. My phone won’t open when I’m wearing mask. How annoying. But failure to not recognize a face isn’t just annoying; facial recognition is something God designed as … Continue reading

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September 21 – Heaven FAQ’s – Will I eat and drink in Heaven?

Read Revelation 19:1-10 & Luke 22:14-23 I’ve been called many things in my life. Some of them, I’m not too proud of. However, when I was little, people called me the human garbage disposal. As is the case with many … Continue reading

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September 19 – Heaven FAQ’s – What will life be like for those who don’t go to heaven?

Read Luke 16:19-31 and Mark 9:42-49 I don’t remember a lot of firsts in my life like learning to read, walk, sing, ride a bike or swim.  To me, I have always been able to do those things. Likewise, I … Continue reading

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